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092 0  976.200496009062|223 
100 1  Burgess, Gloria Jean McEwen,|eauthor. 
245 10 Pass it on! /|cGloria J. McEwen Burgess ; illustrated by 
       Gerald Purnell. 
250    First edition. 
264  1 Kingston, WA :|bTwo Sylvias Press,|c2018. 
300    1 volume (unpaged) :|bcolor illustrations ;|c29 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
336    still image|bsti|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
520    "As a young boy, Ernie (Earnest McEwen Jr.) dreamed of a 
       better life for his family in the segregated South of the 
       1930s. More than anything, he wanted to go to college. 
       While working as a janitor at Ol' Miss (the University of 
       Mississippi), Ernie spoke to a professor about his burning
       desire to go to college, setting in motion a series of 
       events that would change his and his family's life for all
       time. One of those significant events was meeting Nobel 
       Laureate and Pulitzer Prize-winning author William 
       Faulkner. Faulkner helped Ernie attend college, paying for
       his tuition and expenses with no strings attached. His 
       generous financial gift allowed Ernie to go to college, 
       move out of the South, and eventually emerge from poverty.
       Ernie made a better life for his family, who continue to 
       live a legacy of life-long learning and service, passing 
       on their blessings to the next generation and the next, 
       creating a ripple effect that will bless generations to 
600 10 McEwen, Earnest,|cJr.|vJuvenile literature. 
600 10 Faulkner, William,|d1897-1962|vJuvenile literature. 
650  0 African Americans|xSegregation|zMississippi|xHistory
       |vJuvenile literature. 
650  0 African Americans|xEducation (Higher)|xHistory|vJuvenile 
650  0 Charity|vJuvenile literature. 
650  0 Social service|vJuvenile literature. 
700 1  Purnell, Gerald,|eillustrator. 
994    C0|bCIB 
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